Dragon

Dragon to tour Wales

Fancy getting up close and personal to a real Welsh dragon? Well, you're in luck — the colossal dragon is embarking on a grand tour of seven Welsh castles this summer.

Meet the Dragon  
No Fit State Circus

Roll Up, Roll Up!

UK leading dance company, Motionhouse, has teamed up with the internationally-acclaimed No Fit State Circus, to bring visitors BLOCK - a stunning 45-minute show ‘where dance and circus collide.'

Book your tickets for the circus at Raglan or Caerphilly
Time for tea?

Time for tea?

Castell Coch’s tea room is now open! Pop into the Edwardian-style tea room for a cuppa and a cake to complete your visit

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Flint Castle

Landmarks for Legends

We invite you to fire up your imagination this summer, surprise and inspire thousands of visitors by creating a landmark installation for 2017 – The Year of Legends.

Read more about how to enter the competition here
Caernarfon Castle

Poppies display at Caernarfon Castle

The Poppies: Weeping Window by Paul Cummins and Tom Piper will be on display at Caernarfon Castle in October 2016

Click here to find out more about the stunning exhibition 

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Find a castle

There are so many historic places to visit. Go to our interactive map find somewhere great to visit near you.

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Conwy Castle

Heritage Tourism Project 

The Heritage Tourism Project, which is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund, has brought heritage sites across Wales to life.

See the HTP section for more information
Help, Advice and Grants

Help, Advice and Grants

Visit our help, advice and grants pages to find out more about looking after your historic property.

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Pete Fowler comics

Pack your imagination

Take a look back at some of the fun things Cadw had to offer this summer — such as impressive Lego videos, creative colouring-in sheets and comics by acclaimed artist Pete Fowler.

Visit the Fun section for the full list of activities

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Harlech Castle

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